Culture

Why You Shouldn’t Be Hustling All the Time

With the constant doomsday news of the economy continuously crashing and there being too few jobs and too many job-seekers, it's not a wonder that the "hustle" concept has seemingly ingrained itself in the...

How To Give When You Don’t Have Much

We always want to help others in need, but sometimes we do not have enough resources. So what can we do to give back to others when we have so little? When it comes...

Bookshelf Goals; Ideas for the Bibliophiles

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve dreamt of having a hidden room which would only be accessed by a secret door resembling a bookshelf – just like the ones we had seen in...

Repel Despair And Replace It With Good Thoughts

When I first read this book ten years ago, it was at that stage of my life where everything seems darker than it used to be. Going through exams that will decide my path...

Why is Ramadan So Special? Personal Thoughts on the Holy Month

Other than the daily fast that we practice, there is somewhat an inherent beauty to this holy month. For a while now, I’ve been trying to place a finger on the sensation. Racking my...

Reconnecting With Your Soul | Eat, Pray, Love

From our hectic schedules, day-to-day meetings and conferences, to mommy duties and to getting in shape, we all need to catch a breather and treat ourselves with a little break. The book ‘Eat, Pray,...

Sour Brazilian Coffee for the Hot Summer Days

As a coffee lover, I prefer the cold, drizzly weather. This way, I would be able to indulge in a mocha latte or a flat white at any time of the day without developing...

Keeping The Motivation Up For Learning A New Language

Growing up in my home country made it easy for me to be exposed to two languages: Malay and English. My parents spoke to me in Malay and my siblings were speaking English to...